Bollywood actors and actresses are pretty talented, they can make you smile, they can make you cry. They can literally do anything in the world. But even these great actors take a step back when it comes to shooting the intimate scenes in the movies. As a matter of fact there are many Bollywood actors and actresses who are very shy that they even say no to a kissing scene in the films. So what do you do when your actresses say no to an intimate scene, but the film needs the scene for effectively telling the story and character development? That’s where body doubles come into play, they do the intimate scenes for the actors and actresses, and we never notice the difference in the scene.
So Let’s Take A Look At 7 Bollywood Actresses Who Used Body Doubles For Intimate Scenes!
1. Priyanka Chopra In 7 Khoon Maaf (2011)
Over a period of time, Vishal Bhardwaj had to showcase Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes aging in the movie. As she become older, starting to lose her marbles, Vivaan Shah’s character Arun Kumar visits her on New Year’s Eve. Wanted to feel younger and desired by someone, Susanna removes her gown, the camera goes back and forth from the bare back shot to the front shot of Priyanka making a pass at the Vivan. The reason to use body double was to show a more aged back as Priyanka’s perfect body and shape won’t make sense.
2. Nandita Das In Fire (1996)
A brilliant film by Deepa Mehta, this film is the first one in Deepa Mehta’s Elements trilogy film series. The film focuses on the sensitive and controversial subject of same gender relationships. The film was really controversial when released, people protested and demanded it to be withdrawn from the cinemas. Sources report that actress Nandita Das used body double for the cozy scenes.
3. Mallika Sherawat In Hisss (2010)
Mallika Sherawat never shies away when it comes to shooting some really cozy scenes. She even claims that she shot all the scenes shown in the film. But if you believer her co-producer and brother, they actually used a body double in many of the revealing scenes.